Abdelkader Hameurlain is a Full Professor in Computer Science at the Paul Sabatier University, Toulouse, France, and a member of the IRIT Laboratory. His current research interests are query processing and optimisation in parallel and large-scale distributed environments, mobile databases and database performance. Professor Hameurlain has been the General Chair of the International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA’02 and DEXA'11).
He was a guest editor of 3 special issues of the International Journal of Computer Systems Science and Engineering (Mobile Databases, Data Management in Grid and P2P Systems, and Mobile Data Management). He is currently co-editors-in-chiefs of the International Journal “Transactions on Large-Scale Data- and Knowledge-Centered Systems”, LNCS, Springer Verlag.
Main Research Interests:
- Large Scale Data Management Systems (Grid, P2P, Cloud)
- Query Processing and Optimization
- Parallel and Distributed Database Systems
- Mobile Databases
- Large Scale Distributed Applications (Scientific, Biomedical, ...)